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What's on in Glasgow

Welcome to What's on Glasgow, we pride ourselves on keeping you up to date on events in Glasgow taking place throughout the year, from the latest theatre events and live music performances to local activities and fantastic attractions!

Popular events in Glasgow

You'll find the most popular Glasgow events on the website right now, right here!

GlasGLOW

GlasGLOW

29th October 2020 - 15th November 2020

This Halloween, step into a magical world full of light, fantasy and fun when GlasGLOW returns to Glasgow's Botanic Gardens courtesy of itison!

The Iris Ayr Halloween Drive-In

The Iris Ayr Halloween Drive-In

30th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

The Iris Ayr are back with another selection of drive-in movies, just in time for Halloween... expect horror classics, family favourites and much more!

After Dark Tours at Pollok House

After Dark Tours at Pollok House

29th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Pollok House has connections to one of the darkest episodes of Scottish history: the horrific witch trials... come along to an After Dark tour for a truly unique Halloween experience!

Loch Lomond Scary Faerie Trail

Loch Lomond Scary Faerie Trail

1st October 2020 - 1st November 2020

This October, just in time for Halloween, Loch Lomond Faerie Trail will again be transformed into the Scary Faerie Trail!

Featured events in Glasgow

There are thousands of events in Glasgow every month, here we've hand-picked a few you should definitely pay attention to!

The Haunted Concert Hall

The Haunted Concert Hall

31st October 2020
Online Event

Join Children's Classic Concerts and Royal Scottish National Orchestra for a family concert packed with epic Halloween hits, some tricks and plenty of treats...

STREETrave Presents SEATrave - Halloween Special

STREETrave Presents SEATrave - Halloween Special

31st October 2020

STREETrave Presents SEATrave, the Halloween Special, featuring Bassheads (DJ Set), Iain Boney Clark and Michael Kilkie... plus very special guest Irvine Welsh outdoors at SWG3 Glasgow!

SWG3 Seated Sessions with Optimo (Espacio)

SWG3 Seated Sessions with Optimo (Espacio)

31st October 2020

SWG3 Seated Sessions Presents Optimo (Espacio) live from their outdoor marquee for a Halloween Special on Saturday 31st October!

Scottish Beatbox Championships

Scottish Beatbox Championships

31st October 2020
Online Event

The 2020 Scottish Beatbox Championships will be live streamed on Facebook on Saturday 31st October... be prepared to have your mind blown!

Hottest Tickets in Town

From theatre shows to gigs, snap up tickets to the most popular events in town, here's a small selection of what's trending this week!

The Big Escape Glasgow

The Big Escape Glasgow

18th September 2020 - 31st December 2021
Glasgow City Centre

The Big Escape is a brand new interactive outdoor experience, played on your smartphone, which will turn Glasgow City Centre into a giant escape game!
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STREETrave Presents SEATrave - Halloween Special

STREETrave Presents SEATrave - Halloween Special

31st October 2020

STREETrave Presents SEATrave, the Halloween Special, featuring Bassheads (DJ Set), Iain Boney Clark and Michael Kilkie... plus very special guest Irvine Welsh outdoors at SWG3 Glasgow!
Read more

Les Misérables

Les Misérables

24th November 2021 - 18th December 2021

After nearly a decade since the last sell-out UK tour, Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed Broadway production Les Misérables will tour the UK and it's coming to Glasgow for the first time!
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New Events in Glasgow

You'll find all the latest Glasgow events that have been added to the website right here!

Loch Lomond Festive Faerie Trail

Loch Lomond Festive Faerie Trail

20th Nov 2020 - 10th Jan 2021

Come to Luss to experience the Christmas magic of the Loch Lomond Festive Faerie Trail complete with a new festive mystery to be solved!
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Rethinking Museums and the Stories They Tell

Rethinking Museums and the Stories They Tell

12th Nov 2020 - 22nd Nov 2020
Online Event Glasgow

Being Human Festival: Join a critical, online heritage tour of The Hunterian Museum, calling attention to the hidden histories of empire embedded in our collections.
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In Touch: Exhibition

In Touch: Exhibition

12th Nov 2020 - 22nd Nov 2020
Online Event Glasgow

Being Human Festival: In Touch is a special online exhibition, co-developed and curated with the charity Deafblind Scotland, that responds creatively to the theme of touch post Covid19.
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Latest Glasgow News

The Say Award Ceremony to Air on Sunday 1st November

The Say Award Ceremony to Air on Sunday 1st November

On November 1st, fans have the chance to watch the moment NOVA made history as the youngest ever winner, plus exclusive insights from all ten shortlisted artists on their outstanding albums.
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Val McDermid joins young people of Scotland for time capsule

Val McDermid joins young people of Scotland for time capsule

Scottish Book Trust’s patron and award-winning author Val McDermid has joined young people of Scotland to contribute to a time capsule for Book Week Scotland.
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Nova revealed as winner of the 2020 Say Award

Nova revealed as winner of the 2020 Say Award

The 2020 winner of Scotland’s national music prize, The Scottish Album of the Year (SAY) Award, was revealed as Nova, the youngest ever winner, for her debut release ‘Re-Up’.
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Living kidney recipients mark 60th anniversary of first living kidney donation in UK

Living kidney recipients mark 60th anniversary of first living kidney donation in UK

People saved by living kidney transplantation have given thanks to their donors and the NHS on the 60th anniversary of the first living kidney donation in the UK.
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Festivals in Glasgow

From music to film, comedy to books, family to the arts there's a wide range of cultural festivals being held throughout the year in Glasgow!

Glasgow Festival of Burlesque: Oan the Internet!

Glasgow Festival of Burlesque: Oan the Internet!

9th Nov 2020 - 15th Nov 2020
Online Event Glasgow

The Glasgow Festival of Burlesque is here to brighten up those dark November evenings with an online version of their annual festival headlined by cabaret superstar Agneta Linchevskaya!
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Being Human Festival

Being Human Festival

12th Nov 2020 - 22nd Nov 2020
Online Event Glasgow

The University of Glasgow channels the Glaswegian spirit of invention and reinvention in its Being Human festival programme.
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Book Week Scotland

Book Week Scotland

16th Nov 2020 - 22nd Nov 2020
National Event

Book Week Scotland is an annual celebration of books and reading that takes place across the country. Book Week Scotland 2020 will take place between the 16th and 22nd November.
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Upcoming Theatre Events in Glasgow

Whether you prefer comedy or musicals, ballet or opera, our Glasgow theatre listings will have something to suit everyone!

The Weekend Fling: A Pure Dead Brilliant Drive-In Burlesque Show

The Weekend Fling: A Pure Dead Brilliant Drive-In Burlesque Show

31st October 2020

Join the Glasgow Festival of Burlesque on the 31st October at the Rotunda Comedy Club Drive in where they'll be bringing you a cheeky burlesque show with some of their favorite performers!
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PETRICHOR

PETRICHOR

2nd Nov 2020 - 8th Nov 2020
Online Event Glasgow

PETRICHOR is a brand new Theatre in VR experience from ThickSkin, exploring our connection with reality when everything around us feels like it's faded to grey.
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Contemporary Performance Practice Audition Preparation (Online Course)

Contemporary Performance Practice Audition Preparation (Online Course)

3rd November 2020
Online Event Glasgow

This short course is for people age 16+ who are interested in applying to the BA Contemporary Performance Practice programme at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.
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Upcoming Family & Kids Events in Glasgow

Don't be stuck for things to do with the kids in Glasgow! We have something for everyone and every pocket...

Halloween at The Cafe Hub

Halloween at The Cafe Hub

31st October 2020

Organised around strict covid regulations, join us for our annual Halloween party for 3-5 year olds at The Café Hub!
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Online - Halloween Family Yoga

Online - Halloween Family Yoga

31st October 2020
Online Event Glasgow

This Family Yoga Halloween class is a great way to spend some quality time together, reconnect with each other and have fun through Yoga!
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Halloween Pumpkin Hunt

Halloween Pumpkin Hunt

31st Oct 2020 - 1st Nov 2020

Come to our RSPB Loch Lomond reserve for some spooky fun, follow our Spooktacular pumpkin trail and see how many of our ghoulish pumpkins you can find!
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Upcoming Music Events in Glasgow

Glasgow is renowned for it's live music scene, with a variety of venues catering for small intimate gigs to huge arenas hosting the biggest names!

STREETrave Presents SEATrave - Halloween Special

STREETrave Presents SEATrave - Halloween Special

31st October 2020

STREETrave Presents SEATrave, the Halloween Special, featuring Bassheads (DJ Set), Iain Boney Clark and Michael Kilkie... plus very special guest Irvine Welsh outdoors at SWG3 Glasgow!
Read more

SWG3 Seated Sessions with Optimo (Espacio)

SWG3 Seated Sessions with Optimo (Espacio)

31st October 2020

SWG3 Seated Sessions Presents Optimo (Espacio) live from their outdoor marquee for a Halloween Special on Saturday 31st October!
Read more

Scottish Ensemble Plays the Four Seasons

Scottish Ensemble Plays the Four Seasons

1st November 2020

Scottish Ensemble are back to play Vivaldi’s iconic masterpiece, The Four Seasons, outside at SWG3 Studio Warehouse Glasgow!
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Activities in Glasgow

Step away from the TV remote, choose one or more from our activities selection, and get out of the house to discover new skills, sports and more!

Jazz Hands Glasgow Productions

Jazz Hands Glasgow Productions

Founded in 2018 Jazz Hands Glasgow Productions aims to perform top quality shows in Scotland, based in Glasgow, we allow anyone who loves to perform and have fun to take part and join!

2 Spuds In A Pod

2 Spuds In A Pod

2 Spuds In A Pod offer personal training, yoga, boxing, workshops, blogs and mental health awareness qualification.

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Attractions in Glasgow

Glasgow and the surrounding areas have a great mix of sightseeing attractions. If you are looking for a fun family day out or a trip with friends, then look no further!

The Merchants House of Glasgow

The Merchants House of Glasgow

The Merchants House of Glasgow is situated at the corner of George Square and West George Street and is home to one of the most ancient and prestigious organisations in the City of Glasgow.

Paddle Steamer Waverley Excursions

Paddle Steamer Waverley Excursions

Step Aboard Waverley the last sea-going paddle steamer in the world for a day, afternoon or evening cruise from a port near you!

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Eating & Drinking in Glasgow

Eating out in Glasgow is a joy, with a range of restaurants and cafes on offer and there's a wide selection of places to enjoy a quiet pint or a cheeky cocktail.

The Restaurant Bar & Grill Glasgow

The Restaurant Bar & Grill Glasgow

Located in the beautifully restored and sophisticated Princes Square, The Restaurant Bar & Grill in Glasgow is a premier eating and drinking destination.

MILK Cafe

MILK Cafe

MILK Cafe in the bustling heart of the southside of Glasgow serves delicious coffee, tea and home bakes, all whilst supporting asylum seeker women.

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Popular Events

GlasGLOW
This Halloween, step into a magical world full of light, fantasy and fun when GlasGLOW returns to Glasgow's Botanic Gardens courtesy of itison!
The Iris Ayr Halloween Drive-In
The Iris Ayr are back with another selection of drive-in movies, just in time for Halloween... expect horror classics, family favourites and much more!
After Dark Tours at Pollok House
Pollok House has connections to one of the darkest episodes of Scottish history: the horrific witch trials... come along to an After Dark tour for a truly unique Halloween experience!
Loch Lomond Scary Faerie Trail
This October, just in time for Halloween, Loch Lomond Faerie Trail will again be transformed into the Scary Faerie Trail!
Hallowe’en at Escape Glasgow
Looking for a spooky treat? Escape Glasgow has plenty of spine-chilling adventures ready and waiting for you!

Popular Venues

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum King's Theatre Glasgow SEC Armadillo Theatre Royal Glasgow The Pavilion Theatre Glasgow The Glasgow Barrowland Ballroom The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall The SSE Hydro